DevOps Engineer II

Engineering Prague, Czechia



Azul == Java. As the only company focused 100% on Java, Azul is building the Java platform for the modern cloud enterprise. We are reimagining how customers use Java, bringing them the tools and insight they need to deliver faster, more performant, more dependable, and less expensive Java services. Come join one of the most influential members of the Java and OpenJDK community and help influence the future of Java!

Our distributed DevOps team is on a quest of building an internal platform for automation, state of the art CI/CD and infrastructure as a code deployments while providing support for data driven decisions across the enterprise.

This position is located in the Czech Republic.

What You Will Be Doing

  • You'll be developing infrastructure automation and tooling to help our engineering teams achieve greater efficiency.
  • You'll be identifying and correcting performance and cost efficiency gaps within our delivery process.
  • You’ll be supporting business critical releases of new security patches or features
  • You’ll be managing all build environments including on-premise, cloud and embedded devices.

What You Bring To The Team

  • Experience building and maintaining infrastructure with a mindset to always automate the “boring” parts and monitor the “important” parts
  • A keen interest in problem-solving. Misbehaving services are more "interesting" than "annoying"
  • A positive attitude around learning new skills
  • Excitement to help Engineers work on cool new stuff while making sure they don’t blow up the network or servers when they try to innovate to the next level.
  • 2-3 years minimum working in infrastructure or DevOps related role
  • Workload orchestration experience on large scale and interest in troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems
  • SRE and cost monitoring experience

You Should Have

  • Thinking of infrastructure as code. Ideally experience with Terraform, Ansible, Chef etc.
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker
  • Linux knowledge
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Bash and Python
  • Experience with CI tools. We use Gitlab, Jenkins, Harness
  • Experience with observability tools. We use Loki, Prometheus, Grafana

What We Offer

  • Equity Program - be part of the company success.
  • Annual bonus based on company performance.
  • Referral Program - bring your friend we would all love to work with.
  • IT Equipment - choose your laptop and other accessories based on your own preferences.
  • Work-life balance - 5 weeks of holidays, 5 sick days, flexible working hours, contribution for work from home equipment.
  • Offices in Prague City Centre - Spaces Albatros with gym, café, bike lockers and the best view in the town. 
  • Most importantly you will work with top experts worldwide who contribute to the Java ecosystem.


Azul Systems, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital or family status, age, disability, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance.